Have you ever wanted to create your own autobiography or wished you had the life stories of a relative or friend? Now beautifully revised and updated, The Book of Myself is a do-it-yourself memoir that helps you record and preserve the experiences and knowledge of a lifetime for years to come. Divided into Early, Middle, and Later Years, this keepsake volume contains 201 questions that guide you through the process of keeping memories on subjects such as family and friends, learning and education, work and responsibilities, and the world around you. Created by a grandson and grandfather, The Book of Myself is the perfect way for you, or someone close to you, to remember the turning points and everyday recollections of a lifetime and share them with future generations.
With one hundred amusing and charming prompts, such as "The sweetest thing he said to me on our first date was," this gift book provides a record of romance for couples of all ages, from first date to honeymoon. 25,000 first printing.
Bestselling husband-and-wife authors return with an engaging way to answer life's most basic question--"Who am I?" A fill-in book with prompts, checklists, and places for photographs, "Picture of Me" becomes a colorful portrait of one's present-day life.
Author: Shannon Alder
Publisher: Cedar Fort
Release Date: 2011-04-01
Genre: Family & Relationships
YOUR parents are a rich resource of wisdom that you can easily tap into with the help of this guide. While other family history books make you dig to find answers, this book provides places for note-taking and the perfect questions to provoke awe-inspiring answers from your own parents. Find out their views on a variety of topics, such as
Preserve your memories of the past, present, and thoughts for the future! This bestselling volume has been revised, updated, and redesigned. Contains hundreds of guided questions organized into sections about your past, present, and future, family history, and inner self. Embrace -- with playfulness and intuitive insight -- your own version of the life you have lived. Contents: Introduction, The Facts of Life, My Life: A Personal History, All in the Family, All About Me, The Inner Me, What Next? Acid-free archival paper preserves your words for decades to come. Smooth opaque pages take pen beautifully. Sturdy hardcover volume. 192 pages. Attractive new design with gold foil accents. Measures 7-1/4 inches wide by 9 inches high.
Author: Sunny Morton
Publisher: Family Tree Books
Release Date: 2011-11-03
Capture the Stories of a Lifetime Record the stories of your life—or a loved one's—in this keepsake that will be cherished for generations to come! This guided journal features: fill-in pages with thought-provoking prompts to capture key moments and favorite memories from childhood to adulthood advice and exercises to help reconstructing memories from long ago interactive pages for family and friends to share their own stories unique binder format lets you add, remove, or rearrange pages bonus CD with printable copies of each fill-in page, ensuring you never run out of space My Life & Times makes it easy to save and share the memories that make up your life.
A husband and wife team help readers set goals and envision a future with purpose through the creation of a visual road map that may reveal unnoticed patterns and help establish next steps and checkups for putting your map into action. 50,000 first printing.
Author: Jennifer Basye Sander
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
Release Date: 2014-03-04
Whether their children have asked them to recapture treasured moments, stories, and traditions, or simply to record valuable family information, many seniors are now sitting down to write about their lives. But how does one get started on such a daunting project? That’s where writing coach Jennifer Basye Sander steps in. In Before I Go, There’s More You Should Know, she has developed one hundred questions to prompt fledgling memoirists and family historians on their way. From simple questions such as “What was your favorite family vacation as a child?” to more thought-provoking ones such as “What do you think happens to us after we die?” this journal-style book will allow writers to roam far and wide inside their own memories for stories to share, life lessons that were learned, and beliefs that grew over time. Sander’s questions and prompts will help writers tell generations to come all about their childhood and teen years; their education, relationships, and marriage; their careers, religious experience, and involvement in their communities; their beliefs, values, and opinions; and much more. Beautifully designed with full-color illustrations throughout, this book is a special place for parents to record the most significant reflections and remembrances of their lives, and it is sure be a treasured keepsake for their children and grandchildren for many years to come.
Author: Naomi Grossman and Deborah Fineblum
Publisher: Lifejourney Books
Release Date: 2013-05-01
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
Everything you need to preserve your life story is inside these pages. What's more, you don't need any special talent to complete your LifeJourney Books Do-It-Yourself Memoir Workbook. Just add a lifetime of memories and stir. Sitting down to write the story of your life can be a daunting task but your LifeJourney Books Coaches Naomi Grossman and Deborah Fineblum don't just tell you how to do it. They're right alongside you every step of the way on this exciting journey of self-discovery. In these 320 pages you'll find hundreds of easy-to-use exercises and memory joggers, tips and writing aids, along with a family tree and an ethical will, and inspirational quotes from celebrity memoirs on nearly every page. The Workbook is designed to unearth long-buried memories, then record and preserve them for future generations to treasure. You may complete your LifeJourney Books Do-It-Yourself Memoir Workbook with a spouse, child, grandchild or aide, a book group or club, in your senior center or working alone at your own pace. And the reward is immense when you hold in your hands your finished memoir, a keepsake for years to come. So what are you waiting for? Order your copy today and let's get started!
Author: Ronni Lundy
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Family & Relationships
When you were a kid, what were some of the things you dreamed of being when you grew up? What's something you wish you had asked your parents, but never did? These and other thoughtful questions will get Mom talking. One thing's for sure - doing the interview will help make wonderful new memories, along with a volume that will be prized for generations to come.
The Book of You: For My Child, with Love is an inexpensive but meaningful gift offering prompts, checklists, fill-in-the-blanks and more to capture a parent's love for his or her child. This lovely journal makes it easy to dig deep and express love in new and meaningful ways.